Global South Sustainabiltiy Lab

The main theme of the class “The Global South, Common sustainability challenges (Causes & Solutions)” is to encourage students to think about sustainability across disciplines and across scales. This topics can vary from sustainability challenges, to environmental impacts, forests degradation, excessive urbanizations, use of energy and renewable resources. And the focus of the class is to understand the main causes, the different solutions and the sustainability best practices. The audience will be graduate students from Landscape & Environmental Planning, City Planning, Architecture, and other departments as well. This is a series of lectures given by scholars, professionals and experts in fields related to the global South, anchored around sustainability and environmental impacts.

URBANICS 2017